Aggregated measures of functional disability in a nationally representative sample of disabled people: analysis of dimensionality according to gender and severity of disability

@article{CabreroGarca2008AggregatedMO,
  title={Aggregated measures of functional disability in a nationally representative sample of disabled people: analysis of dimensionality according to gender and severity of disability},
  author={Julio Cabrero-Garc{\'i}a and Jos{\'e} Antonio L{\'o}pez-Pina},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={17},
  pages={425-436}
}
To determine (i) the dimensional invariance of instrumental and basic activities of daily living (IADL/ADL) by gender subgroups, and (ii) the extent to which ADL dimensionality varies with the inclusion or exclusion of nondisabled people. Data were taken from the 1999 Spanish Survey on Disability, Impairment and State of Health. The analysis focussed on 6,522 people aged over 65 years who received help to perform or were unable to perform IADL/ADL items. Unidimensional and multidimensional item… CONTINUE READING
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